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1  The bailiff hiccoughed, and slapped his mouth lightly after doing so.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Get Context   In PART 1: CHAPTER II
2  Also, bake the pastry to a nice brown on one side, and but lightly on the other.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Get Context   In PART 2: CHAPTER III
3  Thereafter driving through broad streets sparsely lighted with lanterns, he arrived at the Governor's residence to find it illuminated as for a ball.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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4  Entering a large, dark hall which reeked like a tomb, he passed into an equally dark parlour that was lighted only by such rays as contrived to filter through a crack under the door.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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5  But the master of the house paid no attention to his remark, for he was reflecting that his guest was no fool, but a man of serious thought and speech who did not take things lightly.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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6  Rhythmically the oars smote a surface which no longer reflected the sky, and darkness had fallen when they reached the shore, along which lights were twinkling where the fisherfolk were boiling live eels for soup.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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7  But an even more unpleasant surprise was in store for our hero; for whilst the young lady was still yawning as Chichikov recounted to her certain of his past adventures and also touched lightly upon the subject of Greek philosophy, there appeared from an adjoining room the figure of Nozdrev.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Get Context   In PART 1: CHAPTER VIII
8  The latter poured himself out a glassful from the first decanter which he lighted upon, and found the contents to be linden honey of a kind never tasted by him even in Poland, seeing that it had a sparkle like that of champagne, and also an effervescence which sent a pleasant spray from the mouth into the nose.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
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9  A man of that kind chatters away, and touches lightly upon every conceivable subject, and talks in smooth, fluent phrases which he has culled from books without grazing their substance; whereas go and have a chat with a tradesman who knows at least ONE thing thoroughly, and through the medium of experience, and see whether his conversation will not be worth more than the prattle of a thousand chatterboxes.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Get Context   In PART 1: CHAPTER VIII